Torrance, CA (January 19th, 2008) – Aksys Games, a publisher of interactive entertainment software, announces Family Glide Hockey is now available for download, exclusively on WiiWare™! Developed by ARC SYSTEM WORKS, creators of the Guilty Gear series and Family Table Tennis, players will once again embark on another American pastime!

For only 500 points, Family Glide Hockey features eye pleasing cel-shaded graphics and endearing music, while sporting easy competitive gameplay for all ages. Choose between single player mode, versus mode (up to 4 players can play), or challenge your skill in engaging mini-games.
“”Fans of air hockey will have another reason to stay home during the long winter nights”, states Frank deWindt II, Project Lead, Aksys Games. “Family Glide Hockey is definitely a great way to spend some fun quality time with your friends and family, without the sting of wasting your quarters!

Key Features:

Fun for the Whole Family!
Choose between four different family members! There’s Billy (son), Sarah (daughter), Mommy, and Daddy!

You’ve Got The Touch!
Devastate your opponent and unleash the power of the Fire Shot or Trick Shot for the win!

Choose Your Battleground!
Pick among 5 unique locations to have a friendly match of glide hockey. Choose between the gymnasium, forest park, beach, amusement park, and even an arctic aquarium!

Exciting Mini Games!
Try your wits against Glide Hockey Brawl, Glide Hockey Drill, and Glide Hockey Tracer!